Sunday saw a very hands-on fundraiser for the United Way of the Flint Hills (pun intended).
Emporia fire crews were called to Flint Hills Lanes early Sunday for a fire call.
Area residents participated in the Wade's Ride fundraiser in record numbers.
Waters True Value didn't necessarily have a pie buffet in the store Saturday, although the number of pies would have qualified.
Biscuits, gravy, sausage and eggs were on the menu at the Emporia Senior Center as the Sertoma Club held its annual fundraising breakfast for scholarships.
Bikers Against Child Abuse joined with the Emporia Sertoma Club to get people together at Soden's Grove on Saturday.
Rain not only reset the Bank of America 500 NASCAR race in Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday night. It also reset the EASCAR event hosted by the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce.
It appears it will be some time before the investigation into Thursday night's fire at 1617 East Wilman Court is complete.